Salem Media Group-Philadelphia
Salem Media Group/Philadelphia (Philadelphia’s AM 990 The Answer and WFIL 560AM Philadelphia’s Christian Radio) has an opening for an Operations Director.
The Operations Director will oversee the day-to-day operations of two terrestrial radio stations, two online streams and supporting systems.
Responsibilities:• Maintain operation of current ENCO automation system and to be installed Wide Orbit automation system, including, but not limited to, creating and assigning of hourly/daily templates, recording of daily programs, feeds, etc. • Program satellite receivers for program broadcast. • Be on-call to act as a first responder to correct off-air incidents involving automation • Oversee and coordinate the daily operations of production and programming to ensure deadlines are met. • Jointly responsible, with Program Director, for the recruitment of board operators. • Responsible for training, supervision, and scheduling of board operators. • Build out operational backup plans/procedures to insure consistent, quality programming. • Ensure compliance with Sponsorship identifications, pre-record disclaimers and all FCC rules, regulations and Salem Media Group policies. • Provide backup to essential programming personnel.
Requirements:• Experience in radio operations. • Knowledge of digital automation systems (ENCO & Wide Orbit knowledge a plus). • Proficient in digital audio editing and production using various software packages. • Knowledge and understanding of radio communications facilities and distribution systems. • Knowledge of on-air and remote broadcasting procedures. • Ability to troubleshoot, be solution minded, and work in a fast-paced setting. • Ability to supervise and train employees, including organizing and scheduling work assignments. • A positive and energetic style, ownership of work with high integrity and strong work ethic.
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